The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 90 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 1.22% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.32% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £356 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £307 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £348 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.91% +10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +63.46%
SQL DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1534 1290 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.03% 92.61% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 681 412
Average daily rate £363 £342 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 89
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £37.49 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL DBA across the Manchester region.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA across the Manchester region.

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (20.00%) Windows
10 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (15.00%) .NET
11 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
12 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (10.00%) Replication
12 2 (10.00%) VMware
12 2 (10.00%) Clustering
12 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (10.00%) Change Management
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (10.00%) Citrix

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (5.00%) MySQL
9 1 (5.00%) OLAP
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + non negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago